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Aimee Mann's Highly Anticipated New Album 'Mental Illness' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Aimee Mann's Mental Illness, her first album in five years, will be released on March 31 via her own SuperEgo Records. (more...)

Aimee Mann's New Album 'Mental Illness' Released to Critical Acclaim
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Acclaimed artist Aimee Mann's new album, Mental Illness, is out now via SuperEgo Records. The album is receiving widespread critical praise (more...)

Greg Louganis to Host YOU SPIN ME 'ROUND: AN 80'S DANCE PARTY for The American Pops
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Greg Louganis - the diving legend who first swept the Olympics in 1984 and 1988 - will serve as celebrity host when Maestro LUKE FRAZIER and THE AMERICAN POPS ORCHESTRA - Washington, DC's innovative hometown orchestra - will conclude their all-star 2016-2017 season with You Spin Me 'Round: An 80's Dance Party. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Dead in the Water' Episode of SCANDAL
by TV News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

On the next episode of SCANDAL titled 'Dead in the Water', it's a race against the clock when Olivia and OPA's investigation into the conspiracy puts one of their own in grave danger. (more...)

LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Monologue Highlights - 3/29
by TV News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Beloved 'Saturday Night Live' personality - and the longest serving 'anchor' on the show's wildly popular 'Weekend Update' - Seth Meyers takes over as host of NBC's 'Late Night,' home to A-list celebrity guests, memorable comedy and the best in musical talent. (more...)

Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Today, March 30, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Get all the scoop on SCANDAL, airing on ABC today, March 30, 2017! (more...)

First Look at Public Radio International's New Trailer for Podcast PLAYDATE WITH SARAH JONES
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Today, Public Radio International (PRI) released a trailer and video teasers for their new podcast, Playdate with Sarah Jones.  (more...)

Tony Award Winner Kelli O'Hara Headlines Virginia Arts Fundraiser in Norfolk
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

This weekend, Hilton Norfolk THE MAIN played host to Hampton Roads' supporters of the arts with THE MAIN Event: A Weekend Celebration for the Arts presented by TowneBank.  Starting with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and followed with a full schedule of visual and performing art experiences throughout the weekend, including Saturday Headliner Kelli O'Hara, The Main Event closed out the weekend with an oversized check presentation to the Business Consortium for Arts Support in the amount of $581,000. (more...)

Alliance For Women In Media Foundation Announce The 2017 Gracie Awards Winners
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

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SELL/BUY/DATE's Sarah Jones to Emcee 8th Annual Lilly Awards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

The 8th Annual Lilly Awards Ceremony, which celebrates women of distinction in the American Theater, will this year be hosted by Tony Award-winning playwright, Sarah Jones, with honorees to be announced soon. (more...)

'Breaking' News: Bald Eagle Egg Begins to Hatch LIVE on the DC Eagle Cam at the National Arboretum
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

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'Breaking' News: Bald Eagle Egg Begins to Hatch LIVE on the DC Eagle Cam at the National Arboretum
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

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The American Pops Orchestra Totally Celebrates the 80's in YOU SPIN ME 'ROUND on 4/7
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Maestro LUKE FRAZIER and THE AMERICAN POPS ORCHESTRA - Washington, DC's innovative hometown orchestra - will conclude their all-star 2016-2017 season with You Spin Me 'Round: An 80's Dance Party on Friday, April 7 at 8:00 PM atThe George Washington University's Lisner Auditorium (730 21st Street NW, Washington, DC). Put on your dancing shoes and travel back in time to the era of neon, teased hair, and shoulder pads as the American Pops interpret the popular music of the 1980's. This "rad" original program combines DJ mixing, live orchestra, dancers, and hot vocalists to bring back favorite music of the 1980's in a whole new way. 80's inspired attire is encouraged. Our talented performers lead the party and will get you into the groove like it's 1989. Tickets to the show are on sale now at www.TheAmericanPops.org. (more...)

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts Celebrates Ella Fitzgerald with PATTI AUSTIN: ELLA NOW AND THEN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 2016-17 season on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 8pm with GRAMMY® Award-winning jazz singer Patti Austin performing Ella Now and Then: A Centennial Celebration of the First Lady of Song. This tribute concert marks the 100th birthday of the great Ella Fitzgerald (born April 25, 1917) and will feature selections from Ms. Austin's 2002 album For Ella, including timeless standards such as 'How High the Moon,' 'Too Close for Comfort,' and 'The Man I Love.'Tickets range from $36 to $55 and can be purchased at BrooklynCenter.org or by calling 718-951-4500 (Tue-Sat, 1pm-6pm). (more...)

Steel Beam Theatre Announces Casting for RUTHLESS THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2017

What do you get when you combine the story-lines of hit Broadway musicals, like Gypsy and Mame, and movies such as The Bad Seed and All About Eve? You get a totally hilarious take on stage mothers and their beautiful- but poisonous- offspring. A campy cult favorite Ruthless! is a don't miss, 90 minute hilarious musical comedy romp through the world of Broadway, child acting, parenthood, and unbridled ambition. (more...)

Aimee Mann's 'Mental Illness' Streaming Now on NPR First Listen
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Aimee Mann's highly anticipated new album Mental Illness—out on March 31 via her own SuperEgo Records—is exclusively streaming now on NPR First Listen. (more...)

Seattle Opera Presents THE MAGIC FLUTE, 5/6-21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

A menagerie of fantastical creatures, colors, and sounds awaits at Seattle Opera's The Magic Flutethis May. Prince Tamino and his comical sidekick Papageno set out to rescue The Queen of the Night's daughter. But their quest takes on unexpected turns as they soon realize not all is as it seems in this fairytale land. (more...)

Tom Dugan to Present Workshop Reading of New Work at Theatre Too
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Ahead of his performance in his critically-acclaimed one-man show Wiesenthal at the AT&T Performing Arts Center, Tom Dugan will perform a free workshop of his latest play, Jackie, What's Past is Prologue, in Theatre Three's downstairs studio space Theatre Too on Monday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m. The play is set for a world premiere in Beverly Hills in February 2018. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'A Stomach for Blood' Episode of SCCANDAL
by - Mar 24, 2017

On the next episode of SCANDAL titled "A Stomach for Blood", the events leading up to election night are retold from Abby’s perspective, revealing a formidable thirst for power and the explosive secret she’s been keeping. (more...)

Mr. President & The First Lady's Two Eggs Are Soon Due to Hatch at National Arboretum on DC Eagle Cam!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

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Netflix's Second Original Series from Mexico, INGOBERNABLE, Premieres Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Netflix has confirmed March 24, 2017 as the debut for the first season of the anticipated Mexican original series, INGOBERNABLE. (more...)

Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre presents Andrew Lloyd Webber/Tim Rice musical EVITA at the Firehouse Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre is proud to present the Tony Award winning musical EVITA with Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Lyrics by Tim Rice. (more...)

Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Today, March 23, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Get all the scoop on SCANDAL, airing on ABC today, March 23, 2017! (more...)

BWW Feature: DramaDogs Presents: FROM EVE'S FAIR HAND at The Faulkner Gallery
by Maggie Yates - Mar 23, 2017

A company with a persistent ambition to prioritize social justice in their work, DramaDogs has adopted a format for short, dramatic presentations that inform and entertain, and encourage audience engagement. Their production of From Eve's Fair Hand, by local writers Jinny Webber and Terre Ouwehand, shares (through monologue) the voices of female writers who left their mark on our cultural history. An appropriate celebration of Women's History Month, From Eve's Fair Hand introduces women like Amelia Bassano Lanier; Lady Mary Wroth; Aphra Behn; George Sands (nom-de-plume of Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin); Gertrude Stein; Virginia Woolf; and Vita Sackville-West; women who dared to write-while-female in eras when that act was considered one of non-conformity or rebellion. (more...)

Metropolitan Playhouse Presents Annual EAST SIDE STORIES
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

OBIE Award-winning theater company Metropolitan Playhouse will present its annual EAST SIDE STORIES, a three-week celebration of the life and lore of the East Village featuring four new plays and six new solo performances. (more...)

Gabriele Ciampi Releases New Album, IN DREAMS AWAKE, Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Contemporary and soundtrack composer, Gabriele Ciampi, is releasing a new album world-wide entitled 'In Dreams Awake' by Universal Music Italy. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from Michael John LaChiusa's LOS OTROS at Everyman
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Everyman Theatre presents the Baltimore/DC Premiere of Los Otros, a timely new reworking of the musical from Tony Award nominees Michael John LaChiusa (music) and Ellen Fitzhugh (book and lyrics). Los Otros opens tonight, March 22, for a run through April 23, 2017. Watch highlights from the show in the trailer below! (more...)

JITNEY Fever: How One Play Secured August Wilson's Legacy While Redefining Race and Success on Broadway
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 9, 2017

This season welcomed the very first Broadway production of the August Wilson drama, Jitney. Based on the real-life cab services of the 1970's which would service clients of color when regular taxi cabs would not, the story examines the relationships of the community in and around a jitney station in Pittsburgh's Hill District. Being the last play of Wilson's American Century Cycle to reach the Main Stem, the production adds the final jewel to the crown of August Wilson's sterling Broadway legacy. (more...)

VIDEO: New Trailer for Michael John LaChiusa's LOS OTROS at Everyman
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

Everyman Theatre presents the Baltimore/DC Premiere of Los Otros, a timely new reworking of the musical from Tony Award nominees Michael John LaChiusa (music) and Ellen Fitzhugh (book and lyrics). Los Otros opened March 22 for a run through April 23, 2017. Check out a new trailer for the show below! (more...)

Patti Austin to Bring ELLA NOW AND THEN to Brooklyn Center
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 2016-17 season on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 8pm with GRAMMY Award-winning jazz singer Patti Austin performing Ella Now and Then: A Centennial Celebration of the First Lady of Song. This tribute concert marks the 100thbirthday of the great Ella Fitzgerald (born April 25, 1917) and will feature selections from Ms. Austin's soon-to-be-released album Ella: Now & Then. (more...)

iHeartMedia Launches ON THE MOVE with Enrique Santos
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

iHeartMedia announced today ON THE MOVE with Enrique Santos, its hallmark English language Hispanic targeted content initiative that complements its already successful Spanish-language Hispanic offerings. (more...)

Will HERE LIES LOVE Come to Broadway Following Seattle Run?
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

In a recent interview in American Theatre, scenic designer David Korins reveals his hopes for the musical's future. He tells AT: 'I have high hopes it could find its way back to New York in a proscenium, eventually a Broadway venue. We can now theoretically use the balcony, hook, line, and sinker, as it is. Isn't that exciting?' (more...)

Yvette Norwood-Tiger to Celebrate Ella Fitzgerald with A'LA ELLA! at Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

Yvette Norwood-Tiger, vocalist, songwriter, vocal coach, and Recording Academy (GRAMMY) recording and voting member will perform with her band (Donnie Harrell-Piano, John Lenis-Contrabass, James Gibbs III-Trumpet, and Mauricio de Souza-Drums) will celebrate in a world tour concert the life and works of Ella Fitzgerald. (more...)

Yvette Norwood-Tiger Presents A'LA ELLA! – A Concert Celebration of the 100th Birthday of Ella Fitzgerald.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

Yvette Norwood-Tiger, vocalist, songwriter, vocal coach, and Recording Academy (GRAMMY) recording and voting member will perform with her band (Donnie Harrell-Piano, John Lenis-Contrabass, James Gibbs III-Trumpet, and Mauricio de Souza-Drums) will celebrate in a world tour concert the life and works of Ella Fitzgerald. (more...)

VIDEO: On This Day, April 5- What's New, Buenos Aires? The Broadway Revival of EVITA Opens at the Marquis Theater
by Stage Tube - Apr 5, 2017

On this day in 2012, Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's landmark musical EVITA received its first Broadway revival at the Marquis Theatre. It was the first new Broadway production of the seven-time Tony Award-winning musical since it debuted on Broadway over 30 years ago. (more...)

Huge Changes Expected in New White House Kitchen Garden
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

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Devon Carney To Teach Master Class In Classical Ballet At Classical Ballet Theatre, 4/23
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

DEVON CARNEY, artistic director of the Kansas City Ballet, will be teaching a master class for the Classical Ballet Theatre in Herndon, Virginia on April 23, 2017 from 10 A.M. – 12 Noon. For more information contact Classical Ballet Theatre at www.ctnva.org (more...)

Aimee Mann to Play the Landmark on Main This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2017

Grammy winner Aimee Mann returns to the Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark on Tuesday, June 20 at 8 PM. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Trojan Horse' Episode of SCANDAL on ABC
by TV News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

On the next episode of SCANDAL titled 'Trojan Horse' Season 6 Episode 11 Promo - Olivia and the team are determined to bring down Peus, but as the Electoral College vote nears, the fight for power claims another victim. (more...)

Kate Del Castillo & Carlos Ponce to Host Telemundo's 2017 BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARD
by TV News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

Telemundo announced today that internationally acclaimed actress Kate del Castillo and renowned actor, singer, songwriter and TV Host Carlos Ponce will be the official hosts of the 2017 BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARD, which will broadcast Thursday, April 27 at 8pm/7c (more...)

Brooklyn Youth Chorus to Premiere SILENT VOICES at BAM
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

On May 12 & 13, the Grammy Award-winning Brooklyn Youth Chorus will premiere their new work Silent Voices at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House. Silent Voices is a fully-staged multimedia, multi-composer work conceived, commissioned, produced, and performed by the chorus, and comes at the culmination of their year-long 25th anniversary season. (more...)

BAM Presents World Premiere of Brooklyn Youth Chorus' SILENT VOICES
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

Celebrating the Grammy Award-winning Brooklyn Youth Chorus' 25th anniversary, Silent Voices is a fully-staged multimedia, multi-composer work conceived, commissioned, produced, and performed by the chorus. (more...)

Help Name Two Adorable Baby Bald Eagles in Washington DC via the #NameTheNestlings Social Media Campaign!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

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'Today' Show Contributing Correspondent Jenna Bush Hager will Emcee 11th Annual Mirror Awards Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Jenna Bush Hager, a contributing correspondent for NBC News' 'Today' show, will serve as master of ceremonies at the 11th annual  Mirror Awards ceremony June 13 in New York City. The event is sponsored by Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. Follow on Twitter at #Mirrors17. (more...)

Photos: First Look at Jaygee Macapugay, Mark Bautista & More in HERE LIES LOVE in Seattle
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Seattle Repertory Theatre is currently presenting the star-studded, immersive theatrical event, Here Lies Love. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

IDENTIFIED. The Customer Identity Conference, founded by Gigya, announces dynamic lineup of keynotes and speakers
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

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Aimee Mann Confirms Additional East Coast Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

Acclaimed artist Aimee Mann confirms additional East Coast tour dates this June with stops in Brooklyn, Providence, Port Washington, Portsmouth and more. Tickets can be purchased here (more...)

Who Should Host the 2017 TONY AWARDS? BWW Shares Our Top 5 Picks
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 10, 2017

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Tony Award season is just around the corner, leading theater fans to speculate as to who will serve as host of this year's ceremony, returning to Radio City on June 11th. (more...)

Tragedy Reunites Artist Geoff Alpert With His Music
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

Due to personal tragedy we may eventually find ourselves on a new path moving toward personal re-discovery. Certainly not as a willing participant but none the less the day to day things in our life, the things that seemed important to us and everyone around us, now pales by comparison. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - April 1, 2017
by - Apr 1, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on April 1 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

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